Dr. Dawn Ericsson, M.D.
Dr. E’s Women’s Health Update: Optimizing adrenal function to support weight loss
Hormones from the adrenal gland impact multiple body functions, and can be an important part of weight loss efforts.
Your adrenal glands play a crucial role in your body’s response to stress and the regulation of various essential functions, including metabolism, blood sugar levels, and blood pressure. When the adrenal glands are functioning optimally, they produce hormones such as cortisol, which is involved in the body’s stress response.
What does this have to do with weight gain? Chronic stress or imbalances in adrenal function can potentially contribute to weight gain through various mechanisms:
To support healthy adrenal function and promote weight management, it's essential to implement strategies that help reduce and manage stress levels, such as:
If you suspect that imbalances in adrenal function are contributing to weight gain or other health issues, it is important to consult with a healthcare professional at AgeRejuvenation. We can assess your adrenal function, evaluate your overall health, and provide guidance on appropriate lifestyle modifications and treatment options to support adrenal health and facilitate professional medical weight loss and management.
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